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good morning. i'm luke russert. s the the daily rundown. just about an hour from now, she'll be grilled in a special capitol hill hearing about whether the secret service is still up to the job of protecting the president. peterson was set to testify on security lapses that allowed gonzalez to force his way into the white house earlier this month. he was wielding a knife with 800 rounds of ammunition, two hatchets and a machete outside in his car. this morning there are shocking new developments in that story. it turns out gonzalez made it much further into the white house than the agency revealed ten days ago. all the way to the iconic east room. just steps for the white house personal residence. on september 20th the secret service said gonzalez was visibly apprehended after entering the white house north portico doors. but according to officials, he was able to push past a guard,
turn left, pass the stairs that lead to the family's residence, and run into the east room. he then ran tennessee length of that 80-foot room before being tackled by a heavily armed agent. at the time alarm boxes, which are a key piece of the agency's first alert system, well, they were turned off. >> the sources who come to us told us the alarm was muted. like a bad spomoke alarm, becau it was irritating the white house staff. >> pearson will face questions about a 2011 incident when according to a "washington post" a gunman fired shots at the white house. it took the agency four days to realize seven bullets had hit the building. evidence of the shooting was discovered after a housekeeper and usher found a broken window and bullet hole on the iconic truman balcony. the revelations put the secret service under scrutiny again,
after a series of embarrassments over the last five years. in 2009 a pair of tv stars crashed a white house state dinner. in 2012 a dozen agents were dismissed after a prostitution scandal in many colombia. in march of this year, three agents were sent home and placed on administrative leave after one passed out drunk in the h hallway of the amsterdam hotel where the president was scheduled to stay. it begs the question, is it time for someone to be fired? members of both parties say the status quo is not sustainable. >> you can never, ever, ever make this mistake. we are great men and women out there serving in the secret service. but i believe the management, the leadership, the director is sending all the wrong signals. >> they need to have a come to jesus moment. clearly the secret service has not measured up to its
reputation. >> nbc's chris jansing is live at the the white house and has been covering the story for us. chris, what do we expect to hear from the secret service director pearson, and does the white house have confidence she can do her job? >> reporter: they say they do. but they also say the president and first lady are concerned about the safety of their two children. it has to be a tough day on capitol hill. as we just saw, there is bipartisan outrage and what elijah cummings told nbc yesterday is the key is what did she know, and when did she know it? we have gotten conflicting reports, as you pointed out. the first thing we heard is the gruder got through the front door. now he ran practically to this the back end of the white house, practically the length of the white house, 50, 60 feet at least is the length of the east room. there are going to be very tough questions for this woman brought
in by the president to repair the tarnished image of this agency. but the key question here is can they protect the president? and right now there are a lot of questions about that. part of this hearing may go on blind closed doors because of the sensitive nature. but this is a public hearing of julia pearson. there are dogs here. i've seen them in action when somebody scales the fence. they're extraordinarily well trained. extraordinarily intimidating. why weren't they released? the first story we heard is they were afraid because there were so many people on the lawn, so many agents, that the dog might not be able to distinguish the the agents from the rude intruder. if there were so many agents, why wasn't he stopped? it's going to be an interesting morning on capitol hill, luke. >> without a doubt. chris jansing, we appreciate it. for more on what questions we can expect, i'm joined by mark meadows of north carolina. he's a member of the house
committee where pearson is testifying this morning. congressman, good morning to you. >> good morning, luke. it's good to be with you. >> thank you so much. what are your most important questions today? >> i think two things. how did it happen? the american people deserve an answer. we expect our president to be protected. we expect this to be the most protected residence in america. and yet somehow we have an intruder that made it to the east wing. what do we know? we know that we have video surveillance. so the false narrative that's been out there seems like it's really trying to protect the agency instead of protecting the president. >> do you have confidence in the agency director at this moment right now? >> well, certainly it's too early to tell. that's why we're having the hearing. what we do know is that this is a lack of leadership and a lack of priorities. you mentioned, you know, at the
top of this show, you know, why were the dogs not released? there were some five different circles where action could have been taken. then it wasn't taken. and for us, what if he was not just wielding a knife, it was something more drastic than that. we would have had a very different top line story. and so i think both democrats and republicans want to make sure that our president is protected and the first family. >> when you talk to former agents and an lests who cover the secret service. they say they've been hurt by the sequester cuts. they're trying to do more with less. should congress look at perhaps funding the secret service to to presequester levels? >> certainly i've been looking at funding because we want to make sure that they have the the tools necessary to do the job. this is really -- early results show that it's not a funding problem. actually what they ask for, the
department asked for last year, we actually gave them more money than that. and so when we start to see it not releasing the dogs is not a funding question. not subduing the attacker was not a funding question. but certainly we'll be looking at that in a comprehensive fashion. zblf congressman mark meadows of north carolina, thank you so much for joining us. we appreciate it. >> thank you, luke. white house press secretary josh earnest was asked repeatedly about the security breach in the days it happened. he did not disclose how far the suspect was able to make it into the building. >> the president does have full confidence in director pearson and other members of the secret service to do their very important work. we are interested in the review that is under way by the secret service. it's a review the white house will look at and certainly consider the reforms they recommend. the president continues to have confidence in the secret service. >> should the american people have confidence ha the president and his family are safe? >> the the president does.
>> let me bring in the democratic congressman matt cartright of pennsylvania. thank you so much for coming on the show. >> it's my pleasure. >> you just heard congressman meadows say this is not an issue of funding. if it's not an issue of funding, is it just a breakdown in terms of the structure of the agency? >> well, those are fair questions to ask. we know julia pearson will be testifying today. i've seen she's only been on the job for a year and a half. i know she's been calling for more funding. the agency is understaffed. they're down about 100 secret service agents. that raises the question. why ever be understaffed at the u.s. secret service? but today's hearing is going to be interesting. what i like to see and what i thing congressman made does
would like to see, too is a real fact finding inquiry. i'm afraid it will turn into the bomb throwings that we've had for a year and a half. we need an executive session to start things off. i'm calling on chairman issa to call for an executive session. a session where we can asked questions that we don't worry about the public finding out the information to. >> and let's explain that for the public. an executive session is essentially a classified session where the secret service director can get into the specific things they do to protect the president are. they do not want the general public to hear about. zblf right. that's so important. if we start off with a couple of panels, the members on the panel asking questions aren't aware of the particular classified details, we're going to be giving vent to all kinds of
unsubstantiated rumors. we're going to be wasting time on things not true. if we start with an executive session we're going to be table to put to bed a lot of false rumors. it will enable us to focus on what's real and what's true and not so do much political bomb throwing. i believe julia pearson, from all accounts other than this, she's been doing a good job. she's in there to change the culture of the secret service. she's working hard at it. she has a steler resumé. but i'm not throwing up softballs for her to hit out of the park. i'm going to be asking hard questions. t you don't need to be a rocket scientist to know this is probably the most threatened president in the history of the united states. we need to protect him. >> right. and his threats due to him being african-american have been three times as many as any other president has faced. i want to get to the point you
brought up about political bam throwing. do you think there's a desire by republicans to make this a political hearing? if there's not a more bipartisan issue in the united states about protecting the president, i don't know what is. >> i certainly hope it will not be political bam throwing. and we just heard representative meadows mention the failure of leadership. i think there's a disconnect between the attempt to call this a failure of leadership, when it's the very leader himself who is threatened by a breakdown in the secret service. i think we have to roll up our sleeves and dig in and ask the tough questions. we need to start an executive session so we're not only asking the hard questions, but the smart ones, too. >> and last really quickly. i want to get you out of here with this. there is speculation that the agency has not been the same since it moved from under the umbrella of the treasury department to the department of
home land security. they're not the most stellar of the government branches. it's been well documented. do you think there's truth to that? >> well, i will say this. one thing that the dhs comes with is its own inspector general. one thing that may come of all this is an inquiry by the dhs inspector general k which may or may not be appropriate depending on what we find out today. >> congressman, we appreciate your time. thank you so much. >> my pleasure. >> now a live look at the u.j. general assembly in new york. today's final session includes debate over syria and a special event on fighting terrorism. up next, a break in the case of hannah graham. forensic evidence linking the suspect to another murder in 2009. new developments on that story ahead. but first, a look at today's planner. the secret service hearing starts at 10:00 a.m. but india's prime minister is in
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stunning developments in the search for the missing university of virginia student. forensic evidence links the suspect in 18-year-old hannah graham's disappearance two weeks ago to the disappearance of morgan harrington in 2009. both are tied to this man. they previously linked him to an unsolved sexual assault in 2005. just like graham, harrington disappeared in charleston,
virginia. she was last seen just blocks from where harrington's t-shirt was found. the body was found in the same area where search crews are looking for graham right now. harrington's parents had this message for the suspect in an exclusive interview on the "today show." >> i would like to appeal to him to please give the family information where hannah is. we need to find hannah graham. it's vital. >> david gutierrez is in charlottesville with the latest on the search. when i was down there, so many folks said we had been through this before, but a little bit of an interesting right here with this case. >> hey, look. good morning. people are stunned at the turn this investigation has taken. jesse matthew supporters are also cautioning a rush to judgment here. they say he's innocent until proven guilty. so far police have not gone into detail on what exactly the new
forensic detail is, but the break in the case comes after investigators searched the suspect's car and his apartment. and submitted dna evidence to the crime lab. this morning the investigation into jesse matthews past is widening just days after he was arrested in texas and brought back to virginia. they now say his arrest provides a significant break in an another unsolved abduction. in 2009 morgan harrington disappeared after she left a concert. her body was found three months later. now after that investigators linked that 2009 case -- they used dna evidence to link it to a 2005 sexual assault some 100 miles away in fairfax, virginia. we should stress jesse matthew is not charged in either of the two cases. but he is charged with abduction with intent to defile in the
hannah graham case. he's not entered a plea in that case, and his attorney has not commented on any possible link to any other cases. luke, back to you. >> gabe gutierrez, we appreciate it. >> you bet. clint vanzant joins me with a closer look at the suspect in this case. and this is something that came as a shock to a lot of people in the community. these two girls disappearinging and one found murdered are linked. how common is it for a suspect to appear five years after the fact and found linked to two people? one recent, one in the past? >> part of the challenge here, luke, is should this suspect be responsible for the current disappearance and the past death that we just talked about, there could easily be other victims in the same time frame.
victims that haven't been linked. one of the rapes, this rape in 2005 took place 100 miles from charlottesville. so to begin authorities will have to take a compass and draw a circle around 100 miles away and look for the last 10 or 12 years at unsolved cases that this suspect could be responsible for. >> when i was in charlottesville, i would talk to the folks who knew mr. matthew, and he was sort of kribed in local reports also as a lenny from a mice of men figure. someone who is this gentle giant. not the smartest guy they had ever met. how could someone described like that be connected to two of these crimes? one unsolved for five years. >> well, this is one of the things the authorities are going to have to look at, luke. if we go back and take my worst
case example, ted bundy. bundy was able to get to know his victims, put his arms around them. take them from point "a" to point "b" and put them in the car. just because he was a nice looking guy. he came across very positive. it's very easy for a serial offender, for example, to have two different personalities. very common, outgoing, friendly on the outside. but perhaps the deadly aspect on the inside. >> what type of evidence would specifically link matthew to a sexual assault from 2005, this murder from 2009, and the disappearance of hannah graham? what type of evidence could be found to link him to all three? >> well, if we take the normal csi type of evidence, luke, we're talking ability dna. we're talking about saliva. we're talking about semen. we could be talking about hairs and fibers, human hairs from the
subject that was transferred and realize we also have skin dna. you and i and everybody, we're sloughing off skin cells all the time. those microscopic cells can be found, and within that cell is our dna. these crime labs are very good at finding this dna. if they can find this linking evidence, it's going to be up the to the person of interest or suspect to explain how that contact took place. not only between him and hannah graham but also the rape victim from 2005. >> it's an unbelievable set of circumstances that link all of these three together. we can't thank you enough for coming on here. we appreciate it. >> thanks, luke. breaking news out of north carolina. a student has been shot at albmarle senior high school.
police tell nbc affiliate wcnc that one person has been taken to custody. the school is in lockdown: parents are being told to head to a local church. we'll bring you more developments as they become available. but as of right now, that's what we know. developing now. the call for democracy is growing louder and larger in hong kong. they're seeking a fre and open election process. m they're in line with in huh details. and right now in florida, michael dunn has taken the stand in his own defense. he's charged with killing 17-year-old jordan davis in an argument over loud music. if i can impart one lesson to a
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demonstrators want democracy. a free charge of candidates in the upcoming election, and that's led to clashes with police. but neither side is backing down. today hong kong's leader says china won't change its mind on voting reforms and prodemocracy protesters are back on the street for a fifth day. now the white house is weighing in as well. >> we have been very consistent in voicing our support to the people's republic of china for universal suffrage and the aspirations of the hong kong people. and we're going to continue to do so. >> despite coming under chinese control in 1997, hong kong has always been somewhat we moved from china. and the demonstrations are putting beijing in a tough spot. chinese officials worry if the protests go on they could spread to the mainland wchlt the world
watching they may not have the stomach to launch a crackdown. ian williams has more from hong kong. >> reporter: it's evening in hong kong and the crowds are growing again on the fifth day of protests, the biggest challenge since the protests of 1989. the national day holiday in china tomorrow will be u marked here in hong kong with a massive stepping up of protests, aimed at paralyzing the heart of this city. >> and joining me on the phone is the asia editor for "time international." and zoher, thank you for joining us. you tweeted on september 28th, surely this is the end of hong kong as we've known it. what did you mean by that? >> well, the thing is what you mentioned earlier, luke. hong kong has always been separate from the rest of china. ch even after the return of the territory to china in 1997.
the chinese promise that hong kong would be governed under an innovative but not testeded before template of countries to one system. and for the first years after the handover in 1997 things were pretty good. we had economic problems, but not political problems. but what has happened in the last recent years and particularly since the new leadership under ping came to power in china is there's been a harder line not just to hong kong, but basically china in general. now and on august 31st the chinese authorities announced that hong kong would have a restricted and limited democratic election system. basically that was the last straw. so what i meant is the way hong kong has been under the british and for a period after its return to china, that is
changing and is probably changing for good. >> over the last few years there have been a lot of reports about ram pat corruption within the ruling party on the chinese mainland. i read one analyst' perspective that perhaps the crack down on hong kong is a move to try to shore up hardline support in china. this idea that we're not messing around. how much would the corruption within the ruling party affect this? >> you know, the president has made anti-corruption a really big part of his agenda. and there's several reasons he's doing this. one because it's good to do. two, he things china needs to reform economically and he needs to get rid of this. but also there's a political agenda. it does help him get rid of political opponents. we have to acknowledge that.
and i think the fourth reason is it is a popular thing. xi is excite popular at home because he's a strong leader, he's a national leader. and the chinese do like strength. whether this is a factor in the hong kong thing, i think the relevance is that he basically believes that china should be assertive and even aggressive in the dealings with the neighbors on the maritime dispute. so you know, hong kong is asking for democracy now, but the timing isn't that good because they're asking it at a time when china itself is being quite hardlined. >> doher, thank you so much for joining us. we appreciate it. >> thank you. >> up next, a national name making headlines in wisconsin. and the first lady out to
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he would do good at any executive position he wanted to pursue. i know this much because i've spoken to him about it. he's not focused on anything beyond november 4th and neither am i. >> good question by our own casey hunt there. mark is here with this morning's read. christie's role as a surrogate. a lot of speculation a year ago that he was damaged goods. he's even saying the sbigty is at stake over plagiarism. interesting tough. >> he is the chairman of the republican governor's association. you saw in the clip why the bridge gate scandal is a long-term problem for him. it seems like all the indications are he will be exonerated. nothing is going to link him necessarily to everything that happened there. but people can ask the question. you're blaming mary burke for
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the pentagon said it's getting harder to find fighters changing their tactic, but it's not stopping them from trying. they dropped bombs to keep isis from taking over. that's on top of air strikes overnight. the u.s. have hit allies in syria at least 66 times in the past two weeks. on monday benjamin netanyahu applauded the efforts. he says the world has to stop isis before it's too late. >> you know the famous american saying. all politics is local. for the military it is limited. all politics is global. because their ultimate goal is to dominate the world. >> while there's some debate about what and when we knew about the isis threat, its roots go much deeper than a few years
ago. aman has been on the ground covering the crisis in the middle east. he's got a closer look for us right now about how he got for here. let's go to class, teach us. >> good morning, luke. it's going to be hard for anyone to explain. it may seem like a long time ago. you may remember this country. well. well, that's what happens when you rely on technology. but the country that we're referring to is afghanistan. you may remember that the u.s. went to war there after 9/11. it went after one country, one organization. al qaeda. shortly after that when the u.s. decided to invade iraq, al qaeda spread. the fighters came and set up shop. that was the beginning of the ideology spreading. soon the splinter groups began popping up across the region. in yemen. what happened then? the u.s. went after al qaeda there using air strikes. that didn't stop the group. al qaeda's ideology and offshoot groups still spread, reaching
places as far away as north africa, mali and somalia, where the u.s. also continued to use air strikes. then demonstrations in syria were peaceful until they began using force. thousands were killed before protesters began taking up arms. many of them became radicalized by the war. groups of fighters began to form organizations, drawing on the religious ideology of al qaeda and others. al qaeda and iraq joined the fight in syria. but the new generation of leaders led by this man had an even more extreme ideology. they morphed their group into a new organization and called themselves the islamic state of iraq and syria and split from al qaeda. soon isis became the most lethal and deadly force in the area reigning terror. and this summer it shocked the world when the fighters exploited a weak government in iraq to bring them under their control. so the u.s. decided it had to act, and it did.
it began using air strikes in syria and in iraq. now more than a decade of war, half a dozen of countries struck by the united states using air strikes and drones and what have you. it's now in a very difficult position. this time in iraq in syria. and just after the u.s. began strikes against isis and syria, a group in algeria identified itself as an offchute and raised fears that isis, just like al qaeda did a decade ago is spreading. 13 years of ache strikes and wars to destroy al qaeda. are military strikes and wars destroying one terrorist organization only to produce newer, more extreme ones? luke? >> thank you for that very good report. we appreciate it. take care. ayman will be answering your questions live on twitter today. visit speakout.msnbc.com. with reports like that, it may
seem hard to understand why president obama said u.s. intelligence underestimated the isis threat. it's no surprise they are pushing back. the cia says there were warnings and a paper trail. mike rogers says his committee called on the administration to address the threat in syria a year ago and a number of news agencies reported on isis victories in iraq in realtime. here's what the press secretary rear admiral told andrea mitchell. >> it wasn't that we weren't watching them. it wasn't that we weren't aware of their growth and development. the lieutenant it haved in the spring about isil and their growth and development and how they were watching them. but i don't think we completely fully appreciated the speed with which they can move and how well resourced and now fast, how lightning fast they could be in the summertime. . >> with me now is wisconsin republican senator ron johnson, a member of the foreign relations committee. senator, thank you so much for being on the show. >> good morning, luke.
i got over to capitol hill. i have to tell you a bunch of what we heard last year was the government shutdown, the problems with the obamacare exchanges, illegal immigration. there are not a lot of people beating their drum about the threat of isis. what did we know last year, and why weren't members of congress more vocal if the president wasn't being vocal? >> well, let's face it. president obama is the commander in chief. and he's really in control of the situation. i think there were hearings. people were concerned. a number of peek spoke out about it. in the end president obama controls the foreign policy. he's the commander in chief. and the bottom line here is he was calling isis a jv team. he was denying reality. he wanted to believe his own narrative that al qaeda was decimated, they were on the run, and that his strategy of peace through withdrawal was working. it didn't work. it hasn't worked. it won't work. at least he's facing reality. he's starting to face stronger, more resolute action.
let's hope his strategy is going to work h this time. >> isis seems to be withstanding these air strikes. certainly disrupted them a little bit. they are not necessarily disappearing off the face of the earth. can these continue going on as they are and be effective if there is not some sort of ground force? >> well, i think the airstrikes are effective at stopping isis' advance. that's probably about all it's going to be good for. because as the earlier guest was talking about, isis, they're not stupid. they're not going top stand out there in the open and subject themselves to disruption through airstrike. they're going to infiltrate into communities. they're going to do what hamas has done in gaza. get amongst the population, hide amongst the people. they'll try to be protected by individuals. airstrikes will simply not be effective at defeating isis. we can stop their advance. if you want to defeat them and
do the goal president obama has set, destroy isis, you'll need some kind of ground forces. and then the question question forces will be employed to do that. >> i was in wisconsin in march covering paul ryan. i was in concerted areas of the state. almost every constituent, to a person, said we don't want to have our sons and daughters back on the middle eastern grounds dying and giving blood. do you support possibly the use of ground troops at one point to advance the mission? and how would it play with your constituents? >> luke -- i think what you're seeing is american people just in the recent polls are acknowledging the reality that president obama was denying. you know, it's not whether we're going to choose to go to war. the choice has been made for us? 1993 when islamic terrorists tried to take down the world trade center towers. the american public, you know, hates the reality but they're willing to face the real they islamist terrorists are at war
with america and our only choice is are we going fight the war on the defense or go on the offense and how do you go on the offense? and what i'm hearing from, you know, members of the military that were in iraq they're ticked off about the fact that all of their hard fought games were pretty well frittered away by bugging out of there, not leaving a stablizing force and now iraq has desin grated. isis was able to rise from the ashes what was al qaeda in iraq. they're not happy about that. and i think america and certainly our military it's upheaval that has to be defeated. >> senator ron johnson. thank you. we appreciate it. it looks like a prolong struggle. >> a live look at capitol hill where secret service director will testify before a house committee called back into session to get answers about the alarming white house security preach -- breach. (male announcer) it's happening.
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we're back with this developing story. secret service director just arrived to testify at the special house committee hearing at special lapses as the agency. kristen welker just spoke to her. what did miss pearson say to you. >> as she was walking into the hearing room i asked why the american people should have confidence in her agency to protect the president of the united states. she didn't answer the question directly. she said she looks forward to testifying today to answering the tough questions she's going get from lawmakers. i asked why we're just learning that the suspect omar gonzalez was tackled in the east room of the white house. why that didn't come out initially. i said did you lie or were you mislead? again, she didn't answer that question directly, luke, and said it is an ongoing investigation. questions in the latest of the latest revelation that the
intruder got much farther into the white house than was initially disclosed. she's going to have to answer for that. she's going to have to answer for the other security breaches that happened recently including that 2011 incident in which the secret service agents four days to determine that bullets struck the residence of the white house. we'll be here covering all of it all day long. >> without doubt. nbc kristen welker has been covering the secret service first the scandal in colombia. keep it here on msnbc for this hearing throughout the 10 a.m. hour. there will surely be some interesting revelations from secret service director pearson. you don't want to miss that. we'll have our analysis as well as bring it to you live in the 10:00 a.m. hour from capitol hill. you're watching the daily rundown. coming up next jose will have the secret service hearing once it gets underway. don't go anywhere. cookies? well with new nestlé toll house frozen cookie dough,
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good morning. i'm jose diaz-balart. our first focus. breaking news right now. secret service director is about to face a grilling at the house oversight committee hearing about the work of the secret service. congress has returned from recess for the hearing, which comes amid shocking new information about how far an armed intruder named omar gonzalez made it into the white house on 19th of september. check out the animation the path gonzalez took. all the way to the east room. gonzalez cascare is one concern. they tend to get answers from pearson about a series of incidents. the lone gunman firing shots a the white house in twvp. the prostitution scandal involving agents in colombia and night of drinking i